Egypt In The Future Tense

Pub Date : 2015-03-05 | Author : Samuli Schielke | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780253015891
ISBN 13 : 0253015898

Against the backdrop of the revolutionary uprisings of 2011–2013, Samuli Schielke asks how ordinary Egyptians confront the great promises and grand schemes of religious commitmen..

Images Of Enchantment

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Sherifa Zuhur | Publisher : American Univ in Cairo Press

ISBN 10 : 9774244672
ISBN 13 : 9789774244674

Contains eighteen essays, covering themes as diverse as Bedouin dance, the music of Arab Americans, cinema in Egypt and Iran, Hollywood representations of the Middle East, and cont..

The Homoerotics Of Orientalism

Pub Date : 2014-02-25 | Author : Joseph A. Boone | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231521826
ISBN 13 : 0231521820

One of the largely untold stories of Orientalism is the degree to which the Middle East has been associated with “deviant” male homosexuality by scores of Western travelers, hi..